Can you buy an iPhone and just put the sim card from your existing ATT 3G phone in I did so in my brother's iPhone and got service and wanted to know if there was a way to do this with a new iphone?

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An AT&T 3G sim card will work in a new iPhone.






yessss you can :) but the box for the iPhone comes with a little tool to help you open the little compartment for the sim card.... its hidden right under that part where the phone is displayed, under that flap thing....... yeah... WELL its silver and has a small tip! not hard to miss! :) okay bye!
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Can you upgrade from an iPhone 3G to iPhone 3GS if so what is the price?

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How do you put your SIM card in a iPhone 3g?

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Yes you can but you will not get the benefit of the 3G network speed, you will only get EDGE. Also this will require an iPhone data plan change and if you had the unlimited plan on the iPhone 3Gs you will lose it and you will not be able to get it back.

Can you put a sim from an iPhone 3G in an iPhone 4G?

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Can you get 4g service on your iPhone 3GS?

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Hey It depends on your location and your network For example, in the US, AT&T have a deal with Apple for a 2 year contract. Now, you can always jailbreak your iPhone and then put in the other Sim card. You will retain your number. But I can't really say if your network will trace it or not.